Old Admiralty

Interesting
A classical portico built in 1760 following the designs of Robert Adam, opens on to the courtyard at the bottom of which is Admiralty House built at the start of the 18C. Here you will find the first Lord of the Admiralty. In the middle of the 18C one of them, the Earl of Sandwich invented the «sandwich» which allowed him to eat and not interrupt his game of cards.

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Whitehall

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Banqueting House
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The sole wonderful vestige of the Palace
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Horse Guards
Horse Guards
This building was constructed in the 18C
1:00
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The thoroughfare made up of Whitehall
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